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About August 2nd, 1912, in brief:

  • Historical events: 18th US Golf Open: John McDermott shoots a 294 at Country Club - Buffalo, New York
  • Day of the week: August 2nd, 1912 was a Friday
  • Zodiac Sign: Leo (in western zodiac), Rat (in Chinese zodiac)
  • Famous Birthdays: Dom DeLuise, Carroll O'Connor
  • Moon Phase: Last Quarter
  • #1 US song: Martha - Quartetto Nocturno (Good Night Quartet) by Enrico Caruso & Frances Alda & Marcel Journet
  • Popular movie: Der Fremde directed by

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What day of the week was August 02, 1912?

August 02, 1912 was a Friday and it was the 215th day of the year 1912 in the Gregorian calendar.

August 02, 1912 can also be written as 8/2/1912 in the US and as 2/8/1912 in UK and Europe.

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August 02, 1912: What happened on that day?

Here's what happened on August 02, 1912:

  • 18th us golf open: john mcdermott shoots a 294 at country club - buffalo, new york

August 02, 1912: What were the magazines covers that day?

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August 02, 1912: What is The Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Zodiac and Astrological sign for August 2nd is Leo.

Leo is the 5th sign in the Western Zodiac. People born between July 23rd and August 22nd belong to the Leo sign: discover Leo personality and who should a Leo marry.

Babies born in August are either Leo or Virgo. People born before August 22nd are Leo, while people born from August 23rd have the sign of Virgo.

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August 02, 1912: What is the Chinese Zodiac Sign for that day?

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The Chinese Zodiac sign for August 02, 1912 is Rat and the associated element is Water.

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August 02, 1912: What was the moon phase on that day?

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The moon phase on August 02, 1912 was Last Quarter.

The moon phase refers to the appearance of the Moon in the night sky on August 02, 1912 and is determined by the portion of the Moon's illuminated surface that is visible from Earth.

An observer located in New York City on August 02, 1912 at 10pm, would see the moon, being 75% full, rising at 09:25 pm and setting at 10:02 am.

The previous full moon was on Jul 29, 1912 while the next full moon would come on Aug 27, 1912.

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Who was born on August 02, 1912?

Famous people born on August 02, 1912:

  • Vladimir Žerjavić

    Croatian economist and academic (b. 1912).

  • Palle Huld

    Danish actor (d. 2010).

  • Håkon Stenstadvold

    Norwegian painter, illustrator, and critic (d. 1977).

  • Bela Szigeti

    Theoretical physicist.

  • Ann Dvorak [McKim]

    Nyc, new york -- actress, g men, life of her own scarface.

  • Gwen Plumb

    Australian comedian and actress plumb began her career as a member gwen meridith’s drama club in 1931.

  • Giorgio Bixio
  • Ann Dvorak

Whose famous birthday is on August 2nd?

Famous individuals and celebrities born on August 2nd:

  • Dom DeLuise
    Dom DeLuise

    Dom deluise was an american actor and comedian known for his roles in comedy films and television shows, often collaborating with mel brooks...

  • Carroll O'Connor
    Carroll O'Connor

    Carroll o'connor was an american actor best known for his role as archie bunker in the tv series 'all in the family'.

  • Isabel Allende
    Isabel Allende

    Isabel allende is a chilean author known for her bestselling novels, such as 'the house of the spirits' and 'eva luna', which often...

  • Muriel Robin
    Muriel Robin

    She is a french comedian, singer, and actress.

  • Sam Worthington
    Sam Worthington

    Sam worthington is an australian actor known for his roles in blockbuster films such as avatar and terminator salvation.

  • Kevin Smith
    Kevin Smith

    Kevin smith is a director known for his work on cult classic films such as clerks and dogma.

  • Wes Craven
    Wes Craven

    American screen writer, filmmaker and author.

  • James Baldwin
    James Baldwin

    American writer (born in 1924).

  • Joanna Cassidy
    Joanna Cassidy

    American actress and film star best known for her role as falcon crest.

  • Myrna Loy
    Myrna Loy

    American actress whose political views brought her to prominence at unesco.

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How old is someone born on August 02, 1912?

Someone born on August 02, 1912 is:

111 years 9 months old,

or 1341 months and 18 days old,

or 5833 weeks and 3 days old,

or 40834 days old,

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How many days until your next birthday if you were born on August 02, 1912?

There are 74 days until your next birthday, which will occur on Friday August 2nd 2024.

What generation do you belong to if you were born on August 02, 1912?

You belong to the Greatest Generation if you were born on August 02, 1912.


August 02, 1912: What famous people died on that day?

Famous people died on August 02, 1912:

  • Albert Ulrik Bååth

What famous deaths happened on August 2nd?

Famous deaths on August 2nd:

  • Jean-Pierre Melville
    Jean-Pierre Melville

    French filmmaker.

  • David Huddleston
    David Huddleston

    American actor (b. 1930).

  • Cathleen Nesbitt
    Cathleen Nesbitt

    English actress (separate tables) dies at 93.

  • Josehua Bell

    Inventor of the telephone and credited with the first successful experiment in talking through a wire.

  • Lexander Graham Bell

    Inventor and entrepreneur who revolutionized communication with the invention of the telephone.

  • Thomas Gainsborough

    Thomas Gainsborough was an English portrait and landscape painter who was one of the most influential British artists of the 18th century.

  • Sruly Halberstam

    Hasidic rabbi and Holocaust survivor who became a prominent figure in the Jewish community.

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August 02, 1912: What are the Holidays, Observances and Saints celebrated on that day?

Holidays on August 02, 1912:

  • St. Etheldritha/Alfrida
  • St. Alphonsus Mary de Ligouri
  • St. Stephen
  • Roman Catholicism - the feasts of at least 4 saints: St. Peter Julian Eymard
  • Feast day of Ilya the Prophet in Russian Orthodox Church
  • Bulgaria/Republic of Macedonia - Ilinden (St. Ilya Day), a day of remembrance of the Ilinden Uprising
  • Costa Rica - Our Lady of the Angels
  • Day of airborne forces in Russia
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August 02, 1912: Number 1 song on that day

The number 1 song on August 02, 1912 is the best selling or most popular song as resulting from the music charts in the week July 29th and August 4th. It changes depending on Countries, Music Genres and methodology used to rank the most popular song (for ex., sales, streaming).

August 02, 1912: What was the number 1 song in the USA on that day?

The number 1 song in the USA on August 02, 1912 was Martha - Quartetto Nocturno (Good Night Quartet) by Enrico Caruso & Frances Alda & Marcel Journet, according to the music chart for the week July 29th and August 4th.

August 02, 1912: What was the music chart in the USA on that day?

The music chart in the USA on August 02, 1912 is the list of the most popular songs across all genres for the week July 29th and August 4th. It included the following Top 5 songs:

  1. - Martha - Quartetto Nocturno (Good Night Quartet)
  2. - A Girl Like Me

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August 02, 1912: What were the most popular movies on that day?

The most popular movies on August 02, 1912 were the films released in theaters close to that day with the largest audiences and significant box office revenue, including:

Der Fremde

Release year: 1912

Naar Kærligheden dør

Naar Kærligheden dør

Release year: 1912

Bryggerens datter

Bryggerens datter

Release year: 1912

Directed by: Rasmus Ottesen

Starring: Peter S. Andersen, Olaf Fønss, Richard Jensen, Jacoba Jessen

Femme fatale

Femme fatale

Release year: 1912

Directed by: Madeleine Roch

Starring: Hilda Borgstrm, Einar Frberg, Anna Norrie

Country: United States of America

Zona de Incursões em Chaves

Zona de Incursões em Chaves

Release year: 1912


Who was the US President on August 02, 1912?

On August 02, 1912 the US President was William Howard Taft (Republican).

Who was the UK Prime Minister on August 02, 1912?

On August 02, 1912 the UK Prime Minister was H. H. Asquith (Liberal).

Who was the Pope on August 02, 1912?

On August 02, 1912 the Pope was Pius X.


What is special about August 2nd?

August 2nd refers to a specific date on the calendar, which is the 2nd day of the month of August. It is a date that occurs annually and is part of the Gregorian calendar, which is widely used around the world.

Over the years several events happened on August 2nd, such as:

  • 2018 - Saudi arabian-led intervention, battle of al hudaydah in yemen: at least 20 people were killed in an airstrike by the saudi-led coalition in al hudaydah (yemen). saudi arabia's spokesperson denied that its jets were present in the area, but blamed rebels.
  • 2017 - Two american soldiers are killed by a suicide bomber in afghanistan's war on terror. the taliban claim responsibility.
  • 2016 - Syrian civil war: a volunteer search and rescue team from the syria civil defence says that 33 people were injured by toxic gas dropped from an unmanned helicopter onto saraqeb, rebel-held idlib governorate.

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What happened in 1912?

1912 was filled with very interesting events such as

  • Arizona was admitted to the Union as the 48th state
  • Woolwich Tunnel under Thames opens
  • Socialist International rejects that world war is coming

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What was the calendar for August 1912?

August 1912 followed the same calendar system as the rest of that year and the years surrounding it, with August being the 8th month of the year. This calendar is characterized by 12 months, 365 days in a common year, and 366 days in a leap year, such as 2012.

Discover how August 1912 calendar looked like.

Friday August 2, 1912